• TheOverclocker Issue 40

    Issue 40, the first of 2017 is here. Featuring CORSAIR’s finest SPECIAL EDITION Dominator Platinum DDR4 kit, ASUS reaches the zenith of overclocking motherboards with the MAXIMUS IX APEX and GIGABYTE releases a sleeper hit with the GAMING 8. All this and more. Stay tuned for a special insert…

  • TheOverclocker Issue 39

    Issue 39 is here, with an interview with the host of one of the best hardware and overclocking channel on YouTube, BuildZoid. We look at the most powerful desktop CPU ever – the Intel Core i7 6950X, Barkskin takes a look at the 2016 Doom reboot and the we…

  • TheOverclocker Issue 38

    And it’s here. TheOverclocker Issue 38, arriving just two weeks after the end of Computex 2016. We were there took in the sights and sounds, so be sure to check it out in this issue. We also managed to get some one on one time with the competitive overclocker,…

  • TheOverClocker Issue 37

    The first issue of TheOverclocker for 2016 is here. Featured inside is a Q+A with upcoming extreme overclocker “Lays” from Salem, two $399 motherboards the ASUS Maximus VIII Extreme and the GIGABYTE Z170X SOC-Force. We look at quite literally the best GTX 980Ti for gaming and consider the future…

  • TheOverClocker Issue 36

    Here it is, the last issue for 2015. We chat with American extreme overclocker, “Strong Island”, take a look at two of the best Z170 motherboards. Most of all however, we look at the greatest graphics card ever produced. The EVGA GTX 980 Ti K|NGP|N Edition.

  • TheOverClocker Issue 35

    TheOverclocker Issue 35 is here. It comes to you with an analysis of the INTEL Core i7 6700K and what it means to the enthusiast and overclocking community. Can INTEL’s latest CPU architecture and manufacturing process impress us even more than last year‘s X99 chipset? Find out inside. We…

News from around the overclocking world

FREMONT, CA – March 23rd 2017CORSAIR®, a world leader in enthusiast memory, high-performance gaming hardware and PC components, today proudly announced its first fully built gaming PC, the CORSAIR ONE. Designed to deliver premium PC performance in an incredibly small package, CORSAIR ONE brings together decades of CORSAIR memory, cooling, power supply, and chassis engineering with the latest in cutting edge PC hardware to create a PC unlike anything else available.

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EK Water Blocks, the market leader in high-end liquid cooling for PC products, is releasing a new revolutionary terminal for their Full-Cover GPU water blocks. This, all new terminal has two G1/4″ rotating 90° angled adapter fittings strapped to itself. It allows maximum flexibility with no boundaries since both ports allow a rotation of 360° full circle.

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FREMONT, CA – March 21st 2017 – CORSAIR®, a world leader in enthusiast memory, high-performance gaming hardware and PC components, today announced the immediate availability of CORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB DDR4 memory. VENGEANCE RGB brings vibrant RGB lighting to the DIMM slot, with high luminosity RGB LEDs integrated into every module, all controlled by CORSAIR LINK. CORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB’s wire-free integration enables software RGB lighting control without additional wires (patent pending) for a sharp, clean look and providing an instant visual upgrade to any system build.

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Below are two screenshots from the same computer, taken minutes apart.

There is plenty of useful information here as to why Ryzen performance has a lot more to it than just clock frequency. I’d wager that the inconsistent or sometimes unexpected performance gains/losses in performance are to a degree power related and of course memory as well tuning as well. For now, let’s just look at a simple windows setting.

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BRANDNEW Club 3D SenseVision USB Type-C Multi Stream Transport Charging Dock (CSV-1560)
Docking Stations are a fundemental part of Club 3D´s latest portfolio of connectivity products. No matter if a Docking Station with a lot of ports to make the most out of your notebook etc. or the smart USB Type-C Mini Docks that solve connectivity demands with your Type-C equipped MacBook, Ultrabook or Tablet.

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FREMONT, CA –March 16th CORSAIR®, a world leader in enthusiast memory, PC components and high-performance gaming hardware today announced the new K63 mechanical gaming keyboard. Continuing the CORSAIR legacy of top-quality, high-performance gaming keyboards, the K63 combines tenkeyless design, precision CHERRY MX Red mechanical keyswitches, a full complement of media keys and per-key red LED illumination. What’s more, K63 offers all this at a price that puts mechanical performance within reach of gamers wanting to step up their game to the next level. The result is a perfect combination of mechanical precision, advanced gaming features and a space-saving design that makes it ideal for compact desktops or gamers on-the-go.

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MSI, the leading gaming motherboard brand, is proud to announce availability for its latest TITANIUM model, the Z270 MPOWER GAMING TITANIUM. This motherboard is set to deliver the best experience in audio, when gaming online and when using VR. Next to this, MPOWER is designed to deliver the best performance as well as the top-level overclocking.

The Z270 MPOWER GAMING TITANIUM also features 3x Turbo M.2 with M.2 shield and steel armor, supporting NVMe SSDs and latest Intel® Optane™ Memory technology in order to give the gamers the best and fast experience. Using the unique and easy to BIOS function, M.2 Genie, to enable RAID 0, this allows the user to reach the insane SSD speed limitation. Besides featuring the latest Audio Boost 4 PRO technologies, the Z270 MPOWER GAMING TITANIUM also features dual independent audio processors to satisfy gamers’ ears with drumming their tympanum.

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Play Hard, Stay Silent
As the world’s leading GAMING graphics card vendor, MSI is proud to announce a full line up of graphics cards based on NVIDIA’s new flagship gaming GPU with fierce new looks and supreme performance to match. Building on the monumental success of MSI’s award winning GAMING X series, the MSI GeForce® GTX 1080 Ti GAMING X 11G uses the full force of the TWIN FROZR VI cooler, allowing for higher core and memory clock speeds for increased performance in games. The famous shapes of the eye-catching TWIN FROZR cooler are intensified by a fiery red GAMING glow piercing through the cover, while the MSI GAMING dragon RGB LED on the side can be set to any of 16.8 million colors to match your mood or build. A completely new custom 10-phase PCB design using Military Class 4 components with two 8-pin power connectors enables higher overclocking performance to push your graphics card to the max. The classy matte black solid metal backplate gives the card more structural strength and provides a nice finishing touch.

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Taipei, Taiwan - March 16th 2017 - Thermaltake has always been a leader in computer cooling technology, product innovation, and many more. The Core P5 Gaming Chassis was first introduced in 2015, featuring an innovative open frame, panoramic viewing, and wall mount design. Today Thermaltake officially releases a new member to the Core P series, the newCore P1 Tempered Glass Mini ITX Wall-Mount Chassis. The Core P1 TG (Tempered Glass) edition makes a stunning display for liquid cooling PC systems without sacrificing performance and taking up too much desk space. Despite its compact size, the case still offers roomy installation space for the latest PC hardware, AIO and DIY liquid cooling solutions. Moreover, the Core P1 TG edition boasts an open frame design with a 5mm thick tempered glass panel to protect the components while allowing a panoramic viewing of the hardware inside. It also has the flexibility to mount the system in three different ways, including: wall-mount, vertical, and horizontal standing. The Core P1 Tempered Glass Edition Mini ITX Wall-Mount Chassis is widely available in the United States, Germany, United Kingdom, and Australia. Please contact the local Thermaltake sales representative for further information.

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Taipei, Taiwan (3 March, 2017) — ASUS today announced ROG Strix and Turbo GeForce® GTX 1080 Ti VR-ready gaming graphics cards. These graphics cards feature the latest NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080 Ti graphics processing units (GPU), delivering 35 percent faster performance than GeForce GTX 1080, and even outperforming the NVIDIA Titan X during gaming. ROG Strix and Turbo GeForce GTX 1080 Ti feature the industry-exclusive Auto-Extreme technology for premium quality and reliability. They also feature GPU Tweak II for intuitive performance tweaking and XSplit Gamecaster for instant gameplay streaming.

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